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Laith Sayigh

Laith Sayigh, Founding Partner and Principal of DFA

Laith Sayigh

Founding partner Laith Sayigh is originally from England and earned a masters degree in Architecture from Bartlett School of Architecture. He founded DFA in 2013 in New York after co-founding Sayigh Duman in 2007 and working at Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Skidmore Owings and Merrill in San Francisco, and Foster + Partners in London.  With Laith's leadership, DFA has won several awards including a Rising Star Award from Fashion Group International.  He has been featured in several publications including Interior Design Magazine, Gray Magazine and the LA Times.  He has served as a visiting lecturer at the Archus School of Architecture in Denmark as well as an invited Visiting Critic at the California College of Arts in San Francisco.  

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